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Shubman Gill Shubman Gill Height: 1.78 m DOB: 8 September, 1999

Shubman Gill is known for his classy batting, has been in terrific form since his U-19 World Cup heroics in New Zealand, where he finished as the second highest run-getter in the tournament with 372 runs from six games as India clinched the title. Since then, Gill's career graph has only gone north. He was picked up by INR 1.8 crore by Kolkata Knight Riders in the IPL 2018 auction and he did well batting lower down the order for the Kolkata franchise, scoring 203 runs from 13 games at an average of 33.83. The Punjab top-order batsman became India's 227th ODI player and is the seventh youngest ever to debut in the 50-over format with Sachin Tendulkar being the youngest at 16 years and 238 days.

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Advantage to have a skipper like Virat Kohli who wants you to go all in: Shubman Gill

Cricket | May 26, 2020, 01:32 PM IST

Gill threw light on Rohit's affection, Kohli's advice, looking forward to playing the 13th edition of the Indian Premier League and how this unforeseen break due to the coronavirus pandemic means players will have to work on the mental aspect of the game when they return to the training ground.

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'He is the future of Indian cricket': Rohit Sharma heaps praise on 'fluent' youngster

Cricket | Apr 24, 2020, 12:50 PM IST

India's opening batsman Rohit Sharma called the Indian youngster 'the future of Indian cricket', calling for his inclusion in the team.

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Time for action: Shikhar Dhawan and gang reach Dharamsala ahead of 1st South Africa ODI

Cricket | Mar 10, 2020, 02:05 PM IST

Shikhar Dhawan, Shubman Gill, Rishabh Pant and Navdeep Saini reached Dharamsala ahead of the first ODI against South Africa.

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2nd Test: Another injury scare for Prithvi Shaw as he skips training ahead of Christchurch Test

Cricket | Feb 27, 2020, 09:51 AM IST

Prithvi Shaw had a swelling on his left foot and will undergo a a blood test on Thursday to find out the reason behind it.

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Why India should stick to Prithvi Shaw for Christchurch Test

Cricket | Feb 26, 2020, 11:13 AM IST

Prithvi Shaw's technique was under the scanner following his dismissals in Wellington and people have called for replacing him with Shubman Gill in Chirstchurch.

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1st Test: Prithvi Shaw fails to leave a mark on Test return

Cricket | Feb 23, 2020, 08:39 AM IST

Prithvi Shaw could only manage scores of 16 and 14 respectively in the first Test of the two-match Test series against New Zealand.

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Jasprit Bumrah, Shubman Gill play rapid-fire ahead of first New Zealand Test. Watch

Cricket | Feb 19, 2020, 01:37 PM IST

Both Jasprit Bumrah and Shubman Gill were seen in a jovial mood and answered questions about their first flight, most memorable moments in their playing careers and much more.

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Two selection questions that trouble Team India ahead of New Zealand Test series

Cricket | Feb 14, 2020, 10:37 PM IST

The visitors will do start as the favourites in the contest despite their history in the land (only one Test match won in New Zealand in the last 44 years), but the team management will face two big selection questions ahead of the series.

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Hanuma Vihari century gives India problem of plenty ahead of Wellington Test

Cricket | Feb 14, 2020, 11:44 AM IST

Hanuma Vihari scored 101 off 182 balls as India scored 263 in their first-innings after mutually deciding to bat first in the warm-up game.

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Ravi Shastri heaps praise on young Prithvi Shaw, Shubman Gill: 'Sky remains the limit'

Cricket | Feb 14, 2020, 08:40 AM IST

Team India coach Ravi Shastri said Prithvi Shaw and Shubman Gill are supremely exciting talents and have bright futures ahead of them.

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IND vs NZ: Shubman Gill plays down competition with Prithvi Shaw for Test opener's slot

Cricket | Feb 13, 2020, 02:42 PM IST

Shubman Gill has been in sensational touch and could get his Test debut against New Zealand but will have to fight with Prithvi Shaw for the opener's slot in the first Test.

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Warm-up game: Openers and team combination in focus against New Zealand XI in 3-day game

Cricket | Feb 13, 2020, 02:18 PM IST

India will have to decide who partners Mayank Agarwal at the top of the order and also how many bowlers to play in two-match World Test Championship series against New Zealand.

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Harbhajan backs Shubman Gill as opener for New Zealand Tests; Dasgupta bats for Prithvi Shaw

Cricket | Feb 12, 2020, 12:58 PM IST

Harbhajan Singh feels Shubman Gill should play as the opener in the two-match Test series against New Zealand but Deep Dasgupta believes Prithvi Shaw should play because he was never dropped from the Test team.

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Shubman Gill makes case strong for Test selection after unbeaten century against New Zealand A

Cricket | Feb 09, 2020, 06:34 PM IST

Shubman Gill struck an unbeaten 107 as India A made 234 for one in their first innings in reply to New Zealand A's 386 for nine declared on the third day of their four-day unofficial Test here on Sunday.

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Yashasvi Jaiswal becomes second Indian to score century against Pakistan in U19 World Cup

Cricket | Feb 04, 2020, 08:46 PM IST

Jaiswal's unbeaten 105 helped India cruise comfortably to the target of 173 runs, scripting an emphatic 10-wicket win with 14.6 overs to spare.

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Gill will replace injured Rohit in India squad for New Zealand Tests, confirms Ganguly

Cricket | Feb 03, 2020, 11:40 PM IST

Rohit retired hurt after scoring 60 off 41 balls after he pulled his calf muscle while going for a quick single during the match that India won on Sunday.

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Mayank likely to replace injured Rohit for New Zealand ODIs; Rahul, Gill for Tests

Cricket | Feb 03, 2020, 04:07 PM IST

Rohit retired hurt after scoring 60 off 41 balls after he pulled his calf muscle while going for a quick single during the match that India won on Sunday.

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NZ A vs IND A: Shubman Gill slams double ton as unofficial Test ends in draw

Cricket | Feb 02, 2020, 11:30 AM IST

It was a much-improved batting performance from India A in second innings as Shubman Gill slammed a double-ton, while Priyank Panchal and Hanuma Vihari scored centuries.

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NZ A vs IND A: Shubman Gill shines but India A all out on 216 on Day 1 of unofficial Test

Cricket | Jan 30, 2020, 12:01 PM IST

Shubman Gill's 83 was the only high point on a disappointing day for India A, as the side was bowled out on 216 against New Zealand A.

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Man asks when will Shubman Gill captain KKR? SRK posts savage reply

Cricket | Jan 22, 2020, 06:31 PM IST

Shubman Gill was bought by KKR for Rs 1.80 crore and has played 27 IPL matches so far for the Kolkata Knight Riders.

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